Free Breakfast & Lunch

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    BPS continues to provide free breakfast and lunch to all Boston children. A variety of packaged meal options are available for pick-up.

    Additionally, the City of Boston in partnership with Project Bread, YMCA of Greater Boston, Boston Centers for Youth and Families, and other community organizations also provide free meals to Boston families at various locations and times across the city. To learn about additional food resources, contact Project Bread’s Food Source Hotline at (800) 645-8333.

School Meals and Super Sites

  • NEW DAYS:
    Super Sites are open Monday and Thursday
    , 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

    School Meals

    • Meals are available to students attending school in-person on the days that they are in school
    • Based on their school, meals are offered in three different models:
      • grab and go from the cafeteria
      • grab and go from remote locations (not cafeteria), and
      • direct delivery to the classroom.
    • 3-day meal packs for students on the last day of the week they attend school in-person (Tuesdays for Group A and Fridays for Group B)

    Super Sites provide

    • 5-Day Breakfast & Lunch Packs: 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for Remote Learners
    • Breakfast and lunch daily for students on campus

    Open Monday and Thursday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

    ALLSTON/BRIGHTON

    Gardner Pilot Academy - 30 Athol Street

    Jackson/Mann - 500 Cambridge Street

    CHARLESTOWN

    Edwards Middle School - 28 Walker Street

    Harvard/Kent Elementary - 50 Bunker Hill Street

    DORCHESTER

    Boston Arts Academy/CASH - 11 Charles Street

    Boston Latin Academy - 205 Townsend Street

    Burke High School (BCYF Grove Hall) - 60 Washington Street 

    Frederick Pilot Middle School  - 270 Columbia Road

    Lee K-8 School - 155 Talbot Avenue

    McCormack Middle School - 315 Mt Vernon Street

    Murphy K-8 School (BCYF Leahy/Holloran) - 1 Worrell Street 

    TechBoston Academy - 9 Peacevale Road

    UP Academy Dorchester (BCYF Marshall) - 35 Westville Street 

    DOWNTOWN

    Quincy Elementary - 885 Washington Street (Open Wednesdays only)

    EAST BOSTON

    East Boston High School - 86 White Street

    Mario Umana Academy - 312 Border Street

    FENWAY

    Boston Latin School - 78 Avenue Louis Pasteur

    MATTAPAN

    Mattahunt Elementary - 100 Hebron Street 

    Mildred Avenue K-8 School - 5 Mildred Avenue

    ROSLINDALE

    Irving Middle School - 105 Cummins Hwy.

    ROXBURY

    Madison Park - 75 Malcolm X Blvd. 

    Orchard Gardens K-8 School - 906 Albany Street 

    SOUTH BOSTON

    Condon K-8 School - 200 D Street

    Excel High School - 95 G Street

    Tynan Elementary - 650 E. Fourth Street 

    WEST ROXBURY

    Ohrenberger School - 175 W Boundary Road


Other Sites for Free Meals

  • Boston Chinese Evangelical Church

    120 Shawmut Ave., Boston
    Wednesdays, 8:30-11:30 am 

    Providing remote learning meal packs

    Groceries at Youth Meal Sites

    Pick up breakfast, lunch, and a bag of groceries at no cost. No ID required.
    Free groceries for families at these youth meal sites:

    Thursday 10 am-6 pm

    Condon K-8 
    200 D Street, South Boston

    East Boston High School
    86 White Street, East Boston

    Wednesdays 10 am-6 pm

    Lee K-8
    155 Talbot Avenue, Dorchester

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